Jim Brown Says He and Kanye Were Treated “Beautifully” At Their Meeting With Trump

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor Kanye West visited the White House Thursday to meet with President Donald Trump, and he brought Pro Football Hall of Famer Jim Brown along with him. West and Brown’s “lunch...

Will LeSean McCoy Be Suspended This Season?

By Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley, AFRO Sports Desk The details surrounding a battery and robbery allegation against Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy are strong but sketchy. Photos of social media model and McCoy’s...

Black Capitals Player Says He’s Not Visiting White House After Winning Stanley Cup

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor NBA champions Kevin Durant and Steph Curry have Long made it clear they won’t be attending the White House so long as President Donald Trump is in office. But they’re...

NFL Legend Jim Brown Says He Wouldn’t Sign Kaepernick

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Jim Brown recently said that if he was a general manager of an NFL team that he wouldn’t sign Colin Kaepernick. Brown, a former Pro Football Hall of Famer for the...

Woman Who Falsely Accused Black Athletes of Rape Gets 1-Year Sentence

The Associated Press A woman who police say had a sexual encounter with two college football players in Connecticut and later made false rape allegations so she wouldn't lose a potential boyfriend was sentenced Aug....

Racist Ex-Clippers Owner Donald Sterling to Evict Section 8 Tenants

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is best known for making secretly recorded racist remarks to his girlfriend and being booted from the NBA in 2014. Well, four years later...

NFL Player Sues Rape Accuser Over Lost Endorsement

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Oakland Raiders cornerback Gareon Conley is suing a woman who accused him of rape last year to recover a “fortune” that he claims she cost him. According to court documents obtained...

‘I Hate N*ggas’ Tweeted from Buffalo Wild Wings Account

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor Buffalo Wild Wings tweeted out an apology on the night of June 1 after someone allegedly hijacked its Twitter account and posted several racist tweets. The series of tweets were posted at approximately 7:30...

Will Kevin Durant Leave if Warriors Lose?

By Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley, AFRO Sports Desk We’ve been so busy calculating LeBron James’ next move that we totally took Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors for granted. Not that we haven’t...

Ciara and Russell Wilson Looking to Buy Major League Baseball Team

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor  Major League Baseball may soon be adding a little more color to its owners’ suites. According to ESPN, Seattle Seahawks star quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, star R&B/pop singer Ciara, have joined...

Convicted Rapist, and Ex-NFL Star, Sharper Requests Early Release

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor , [email protected] Former NFL star safety Darren Sharper is trying to get out of prison early after serving just two years of the 18-year sentence he received for drugging and raping...

Durant’s “Adopted Brother” Shot to Death in Atlanta

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] Cliff Dixon, who was known at one time as NBA superstar Kevin Durant’s “adopted brother,” was shot to death at an Atlanta nightclub March 20. Multiple reports confirmed that Durant’s...
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